Coursera Sets Course for China

Oct 8, 2013

GO EAST, YOUNG MAN: Coursera's cruising to China with a new partner, NetEase, a Chinese Internet company and distributor of open education content. The partnership marks the launch of the "Coursera Zone," a Chinese-language portal designed to make Coursera's content accessible to the Chinese audience. Signs that the company had its eyes set on China appeared in April when reports surfaced that co-founder Andrew Ng was reaching out to universities there.

Coursera Sets Course for China

Oct 8, 2013

GO EAST, YOUNG MAN: Coursera's cruising to China with a new partner, NetEase, a Chinese Internet company and distributor of open education content. The partnership marks the launch of the "Coursera Zone," a Chinese-language portal designed to make Coursera's content accessible to the Chinese audience. Signs that the company had its eyes set on China appeared in April when reports surfaced that co-founder Andrew Ng was reaching out to universities there.

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